El Segundo, Calif. — CenterCal Properties LLC has hired Ruben Perez as executive vice president of leasing.
Prior to joining CenterCal, Perez spent more than 22 years with Westfield LLC where he created the company’s leasing finance division. He merchandised and leased several developments in Los Angeles, and led the regional leasing teams in Los Angeles, San Diego, Florida and the Northeast.
“Ruben’s experience in building relationships, coupled with his success in leading leasing teams within complicated markets, will be a tremendous asset in our continued objective of creating happiness and value for our communities and partners,” said Fred Bruning, CEO of CenterCal, in an official release. “His reputation for innovative thinking, while simultaneously building strong teams, aligns with our commitment to curate the best overall experience for our guests and tenants.”
Perez received a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Southern California. In addition, he is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).